Club news

Women in WW1 Display in Grange

Several club members mounted a display about women in WW1 as part of the WW1 Commemoration in Grange.  

Liverpool Conference October 2018

11 Grange members travelled to Liverpool to take part in the Federation Conference. We were inspired hearing about the project work being undertaken by many clubs and  by keynote speakers including Emily Rose Yates , Terry Waite, Sally Kettle and … Continued

Anti Slavery Day October 18th 2018

Members marked Anti Slavery Day raising awareness  of the scourge of Modern Day slavery with a display in Barrow Market Hall over 2 days. Members discussed  the issue and  handed out 160 cards to the public giving information on the … Continued

Charter Tea October 6th 2018

Club members celebrated the anniversary of the Chartering of our Club with a delicious afternoon tea at Hampsfell House Hotel

Flower Demonstration by Joan Bentley Sept 20th 2018

Members and guests enjoyed  an entertaining and informative Flower arranging demonstration raising £198.48 for the Meru project.There was an excellent finger buffet and as usual Joan Bentley cast her magic to create a succession of beautiful arrangements which were won … Continued

Afternoon Tea for Period Poverty Aug 31st 2018

Members enjoyed a delicious afternoon tea at the home of club  member Sheila.  Members relaxed in  the garden in glorious sunshine and £181.55 was raised for Period Poverty.  The sanitary items purchased were presented to Rachael Hoggarth the Project manager … Continued

French evening August 10th 2018 for Meru project

Members enjoyed delicious food and French wines at a French Evening at the home of member Sonia. £219 was raised for the Meru Project in Kenya. This enables women to develop gardens by providing education and equipment. The economic empowerment … Continued

Edwardian Festival June 9th 2018

Members ran very successful refreshment stalls at the Edwardian Festival. There were bumper crowds who we served gallons of drinlks ands tasty sandwichews and cakes. Mary Ann Harris  our Immediate Past President was presented with flowers in recognition of her … Continued